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Wrestlers - The Turkish Oil Men

Tom Wyness

Australian photojournalist Tom Wyness with legendary Turkish oil wrestler Ahmet Tasci

Australian photojournalist Tom Wyness (pictured below with legendary Turkish oil wrestler Ahmet Tasci) visited Turkey for the first time in 2009. After learning about the famous Kirkpinar Oil Wrestling Festival, he visited this and other wrestling tournaments over the next twelve months, to photograph this ancient Turkish sport. This book tells the story of Turkish oil wrestling through his eyes.




Published : MAY 2011
Format : HARDCOVER 250mm x 250mm
Extent: 160 pages
RRP: $29.95
ISBN : 9781921787362
Publisher : VIVID Publishing
Category : Photographic Coffee-Table Book